Birth of John Henry

  • Fred Becker, Birth of John Henry, ca. 1935, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration, 1975.83.26

Title
Birth of John Henry
Artists
Date
ca. 1935
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
7 x 5 5/8 in. (17.8 x 14.3 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration

Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Henry, John
  • Ethnic – African-American
  • Travel – water – boat
  • New Deal – Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project – New York City
  • Literature – character – John Henry
Object Number
1975.83.26
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URL
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